More flowers!

We are really lucky to have several beautiful well established rose bushes in our garden.  As I mentioned recently I am not a fan of shop bought flowers and with roses like…

What a lovely bunch of flowers!

There is a flower van near our house and we often drive past reading the signs – ‘Say Get Well with flowers!’, ‘Say I Love You with flowers’.  Well I…

An underused overgrown curry plant!

  My curry plant seems to be getting bigger and bigger and I just don’t use it as I’m not sure what to do with it.  A quick google tells…

Back garden flower arranging

Several months ago I decided there would be no more shop bought flowers in my life.  Aside from the fact that they aren’t very eco-friendly (often being transported long distances in…

5 gifts that don’t cost anything

1. Give your time – this could be babysitting, dog walking, gardening or even providing a lesson on something you are skilled in. 2. Give something you already own –…